By Andrew P. Napolitano
The president's men trash the Constitution to pursue antagonists
Independent voices from the TWT Communities
Robert Knight's discussion of the harassment faced by conservative critics of Brett Kimberlin, the convicted "Speedway Bomber," was spot on, as was his mention of the arrest of Aaron Walker in Maryland for blogging about Kimberlin ("Leftist assault on free speech and conscience," Commentary, Monday).
Have you heard of SWATing? Someone calls 911 falsely claiming that a person has killed someone or is about to do so. It can bring down a world of hurt, complete with sirens and a SWAT team with drawn guns.
When Mr. Walker pointed out that the Supreme Court's Brandenburg ruling protected his blog posts about Kimberlin even if outraged readers reacted to them by expressing hostility or threats toward Kimberlin, the judge contemptuously told him, "Forget Brandenburg."